Vincenzo Scotti al World Cities Day 2014

World Cities Day

 

Il Presidente della Link Campus University prenderà parte al WORLD CITIES DAY 2014 – LEADING URBAN TRANSFORMATIONS  – che si terrà a New York il 31 ottbre 2014.

L’evento sarà incentrato sulla condivisione di esperienze e idee sull’impegno per un’urbanizzazione sostenibile, l’integrazione dei migranti nelle città e il ruolo della società civile e della comunità internazionale per favorire opportunità e interscambio.

World Cities Day 2014 
Venerdì 31 Ottobre, 2014 (9:30 – 12:30) 
People-centred Urbanisation, Managing Social Inclusion in Today’s Cities 
ECOSOC Chamber, United Nations Headquarters, New York 

 

Programma

09:00 a.m. Registration
09:30 a.m. Welcoming Remarks
H.E. María Emma Mejía Vélez, Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations, Vice President of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) tbc
H.E. Sam Kutesa, President of the United Nations General Assembly tbc
UN World Cities Day Message
Mr. Ban Ki-moon, United Nations Secretary General tbc
H.E. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser, High Representative of the UN Alliance for Civilizations (UNAOC)
H.E. Sebastiano Cardi, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations
H.E. Liu Jieyi, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of PR. China to the United Nations
Mr. Ras Baraka, Mayor of Newark, New Jersey, USA tbc 

UN-Habitat World Cities Day Message
Video Message by Dr. Joan Clos, Executive Director of UN-Habitat
10.30 a.m. Panel Discussion
People-centred urbanisation and managing diversity in today’s cities
Policy discussions continue over the role of city authorities, other levels of government, civil society and the private sector in managing diversity in cities and developing a people-centred sustainable urbanisation worldwide.Page 4 of 4
Moderator: Ms. Yamina Djacta, Director UN-Habitat New York Office
Two three-minute videos from youth organizations working on integration in urban settings
Speakers:
▪ Mr. Thomas Dallessio, Director, Center for Resilient Design, New Jersey Institute of Technology, and Board Member of Consortium for Sustainable Urbanization
▪ Professor Corrado Beguinot, Fondazione Aldo Della Rocca
▪ Professor Vincenzo Scotti, President of Link Campus University, Rome
▪ Mr. Massimo Lapucci, Secretary General of Fondazione CRT
▪ Mr. Rawan Kashkoush, Social entrepreneur on urban planning,
Amman, Jordan
▪ Daniel Gonzalez, journalist, The Arizona Republic, Phoenix, USA
▪ Professor Giovanna Dell’Orto, University of Minnesota
▪ Ms. Mary Jo Toll, Chair, NGO Committee on Migration
11:45 p.m. Debate:
Discussant: Prof. Lance Jay Brown, President,AIA New York Chapter, Consortium for Sustainable Urbanization founding Director.
12:15 p.m. Closing Remarks:
H.E. Sebastiano Cardi, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations
H.E. Liu Jieyi, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of PR. China to the
United Nations

 

Scarica il programma.

 

Per informazioni

Francesca De Ferrari

deferrari@un.org
http://unhabitat.org/wcd/